Longfield Farm was established in 1996 in the sleepy village of Rathangan in Kildare, the Horse Capital of Ireland. It is located 1 hour from Dublin Airport, 25 Mins from Kill International Equestrian Centre, 10 minutes from the Curragh Racecourse and 10 Minutes from the Irish National Stud.
Longfield Farm is owned and managed by Derek and Sharon McConnell. Derek has won and placed in numerous Showjumping Competitions and Horse Trials. He has represented Ireland internationally in both Eventing and Showjumping with much success. Some of Derek's accomplishments include:
Sharon McConnell is an accomplished rider who has qualified for Dublin International Amateur Final on 4 seperate occasions. Sharon has won numerous Amateur classes, and has jumped successfully up to 1.20 level.